Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 06:17
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-7600K-$243
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 140
112% 141 Pts
QC Int 528
QC Float 578
QC Mixed 529
124% 545 Pts
MC Int 535
MC Float 572
MC Mixed 557
83% 555 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
Gigabyte(1458 22BD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1025 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
68.5% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 161
Parallax 270
71% 213 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 167
Splatting 183
66% 160 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST31000524NS 1TB-$39
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SN11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 99 100 102 106 105 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 114
Write 99
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 102
68% 93.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
186% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
84.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 27
85% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 24.7
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 96%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical GA-Z270-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 2,068 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $759
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